Chalkboard paint is all the rage now a days. Especially black chalkboard paint.
If you don’t have room in your house for this kind of chalkboard paint treatment – don’t be sad. You can spend time with your little ones creating personal chalkboards.
There are many chalkboards paint colors you many choose from, so don’t feel confined to your typical green or black.
Here’s how it goes…..
Plywood (cut into any shape)
Frame (optional – just make sure they plywood will fit inside frame)
Decorating Accents (i.e. buttons, ribbon, photographs)
To begin sand and seal plywood. Then, apply at least 2 coats of Chalkboard paint (follow the manufacturer’s instructions)
Once paint has dried apply desired decorating finishes. For example, add a button border, add good quality ribbon to help hang the chalkboard, glue a photograph in the top corner, frame the board in a nice frame….the possibilities are endless. Be creative and see where it takes you!
via Home Made Simple